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A Day in the Life of a Nail Expert: Rare Nail Diseases

In this month’s column, Dr. Stern discusses some of the rare nail diseases she’s seen in her practice, including several types of tumors found under the nail.

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Separating Nail Facts From Fiction

Dermatologist Dana Stern takes on some common nail myths — including the one about  nails “breathing.”

Something to Talk About: White Spots

Your client wants to know what the white spots are on her nails, and you know they may have been caused by something you did. How do you respond?

A Day in the Life of a Nail Expert

In her second column, Dr. Stern covers spoon-shaped nails, Mee’s lines, habit tic, and more.   

Seeing White Spots

Don’t be alarmed if you notice your client’s nails turning white. It’s most likely a case of leukonychia and while it sounds serious, in reality, the discoloration may simply be a result of a minor injury to the nail.

Frequently Asked Questions: The Nail Doctor

Your questions answered! What causes fungus, what to do about brittle nails, and more.

The Nail Doctor: All-Star Edition

The Nail Doctor brings you the medical expertise of not one, not two, but three professionals this month!

The Nail Doctor

The Nail Doctor explains what those white nails spots mean, and the causes of brittle nail syndrome. 

The Nail Doctors: Twice the Advice

This month's edition of the Nail Doctor is so jam-packed, we brought on two doctors to answer your pressing questions. 

Dr. Mix on Foot Care: A Look at Less-Than Perfect Toenails